Surrey Hills Sustainable Showcase – AGENDA 

Agenda for the evening

18:00  Registration  
  To reduce the unnecessary use paper, we will provide a QR code to scan and download a delegate list and agenda.
18:00  Showcase and Refreshments 
  20 Stalls showcasing exemplars in sustainable alternatives and providing information about initiatives. Enjoy taster refreshments showcasing Surrey Hills produce 
18:45  Presentations 
18:45  Welcome  – Wendy Varcoe, Executive Director, Surrey Hills Enterprises 
  Bridget Biddell, High Sheriff of Surrey    

Welcome address  

18:50  Professor Xavier Font, Professor of Sustainability Marketing, University of Surrey 

The marketing benefits of sustainable businesses 

19:05  John Revess, Director of Plastics & Packaging,  World Business Council for Sustainable Development  

Plastics and the role of responsible business 

19:20  Cllr. Mike Goodman, Cabinet Member for Environment, Climate Change and Waste, Surrey County Council, Surrey County Council 

Surrey’s Tree Friendly Business programme 

19:25  Surrey Hills Members – inspiring sustainable initiatives 
  Ian Jones, Hill House Farm  

Food production as part of the solution to climate change  


Claire Brown, Plant Passion  

Turning the Tide of the Flower industry    


Mark Lebus, LC Energy  

Taking the first steps towards reducing your carbon footprint – business environmental audits 

19:40  Speaker Panel – Question & Answer session 
20:00  Refreshments – Showcase & networking 
20:30  End